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(Placename) a port in SE Nigeria, capital of Cross River state. Pop: 418 000 (2005 est)


(ˌkæl əˈbɑr, ˈkæl əˌbɑr)

a seaport in SE Nigeria. 154,000.
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Of special interest is the coastal railway project stretching for 1402 kilometers connecting Lagos in the West with Calabar in the East; a project that is expected to be funded with 12 billion U.
After a brief stint in the newspaper business he proceeded to the University of Calabar where he obtained a Bachelors Degree in Adult Education and Political Science before moving on to do his mandatory youth service in Kano with the Ado Bayero University.
The match was played three days after a Super Eagles World Cup qualification victory over Malawi in southern city of Calabar.
In Nigeria, GE is investing $1bn over a 5-year period--with a commitment of 1250m for a manufacturing and assembly facility in the Southern city of Calabar.
The firm's first Nigerian course, Summit Hills in the city of Calabar, is nearing completion.
Of Good Hope" has won best film at the 3rd Africa International Film Festival in Calabar, Nigeria, in 2013 and "Artistic Bravery" an award newly created in honour of Qubeka's film, at the Durban International Film Festival, 2013.
Moses helped fire the Super Eagles into the final round of Africa's World Cup qualification process with a 2-0 defeat of Malawi in Calabar.
Tensions have been brewing between the coaches since the Belgian born Malawi coach requested that the location of their World Cup qualifying match in Calabar, Nigeria, was unsafe.
Presenting the Draft National Integrated Infrastructure Master-Plan at a validation workshop in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, he said N480 trillion ($2.
The finalists in this year's competition, which will be held at The Living Room at Grand Hyatt Dubai, include Calabar, The Address Downtown; Cavalli Club; Gaucho; and Wheelers of St James, all based in Dubai.
Deon Hotto Kavendji had put the Brave Warriors ahead on 77 minutes as they threatened to avenge a 1-0 loss in Calabar last June.
But Wanyama has already trained in Nairobi and can't wait to face the African champions - who will be minus his suspended Celtic team-mate Efe Ambrose - in Calabar on Saturday.